Argentine movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant argentine movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, captivating, tense, suspense and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with argentine, husband wife relationship, murder, cigarette smoking, violence, male female relationship, photograph, drinking alcohol, friendship and death plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Crime genres shot in Argentina, Spain, USA and other countries.
argentine movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as argentine: Kamikaze (2014), Las Acacias (2011), Testosterone (2003), Naked Tango (1990), The Impostor (1997), Fireworks (1997), Kindergarten (1989), Rooms for Tourists (2004), Le Ciel sur la tête (2001), El Patrón: Anatomy of a Crime (2014).

List of argentine movies

Apache: La vida de Carlos Tevez (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Sport, Thriller
Country: Argentina
TV show
Story: This gritty dramatization of the life of Carlos Tevez shows his rise to soccer stardom amid the harrowing conditions in Argentina's Fuerte Apache.
Style: motivational, inspirational, sentimental, touching, sincere ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: football player, athlete's life, soccer, sport team, football, sport, contests and competitions, match, stadium, argentine, sporting event, netflix ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina, latin america
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Kamikaze (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Slastan, a Karadjistan man, is willing to blow himself up aboard a Moscow plane bound for Madrid, but his plan is complicated when, due to a snowstorm, the flight is delayed. Staying in a hotel, the terrorist will have to live with the 332 people ...
Style: captivating, humorous, psychological, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: moral dilemma, airport, hotel, danger, suicide bomber, stewardess, terrorism, passenger, bomb, airplane, mountain, restaurant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: spain, europe, russia, moscow russia
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Las Acacias (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Rubén is a middle-aged Argentinian truck driver transporting timber between Paraguay and Buenos Aires. One day, at a truck stop, he picks up a young Paraguayan woman, Jacinta, whom his employer had told to take to Buenos Aires. To Rubén's ...
Style: realistic, sincere, touching, contemplative, serious ...
Plot: on the road, hitchhiker, human nature, introspection, unlikely couple, hopes, delivery, baby, mother daughter relationship, border crossing, brother sister relationship, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, paraguay, latin america, south america, buenos aires argentina
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Testosterone (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Dean has been stumped for some time in his attempt to produce a follow-up to "I was a Teenage Speed Freak," his incredibly successful graphic novel. His fans expect great things from him and his editor, Louise, is hounding him. Instead of ...
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, touching, melancholic
Plot: breakup, obsession, obsessive quest, love and romance, gender, life turned upside down, dark humor, dishonesty, deadly, siblings relations, infidelity, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina, latin america, malibu california
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Naked Tango (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Switzerland, Argentina, Japan, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a young European woman assumes a false identity in 1920s Argentina, she gets more than she bargained for.
Style: neo noir
Plot: pimp, older man younger woman marriage, female protagonist, knife, murder, love interest, funeral, obsession, argentine, suicide, sex in car, husband murders wife ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s
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The Impostor (1997)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 99 min.
Story: This drama is based on a novel and incomplete screenplay by the late Maria Luis Bemberg. In 1930s Argentina, wealthy Sebastian (Antonio Birabent) leaves his Buenos Aires home for the family estate on the pampas. His family, concerned for his ...
Plot: obsession, violence, danish, friendship, estate, insanity, passion, health, sex, suspicion, wealth, impostor ...
Time: 1930s
Place: buenos aires argentina
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Fireworks (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ottone is a shopkeeper in a pet-shop. During a trip to the Maldives, he tells a psychoanalyst his history with women. Mara had left him for a butcher; Barbara, his best friend, betrays her man and leaves him; Luna, beautiful and rich, wants him just ...
Plot: costume party, doctor patient relationship, friendship, love, party, friend, marriage, heiress, psychoanalyst, neighbor, husband wife relationship, male female relationship ...
Place: tuscany
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Kindergarten (1989)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The movie focuses on the marriage of Graciela and Arturo, who operate a kindergarten in their mansion. They live with Graciela's widowed mother, Luisa. Graciela is particularly keen on one boy, Luciano, on whom she makes sexual advances. As ...
Plot: controversy, father son relationship, popcorn, ghost, love, middle aged, nudity (full frontal - brief), fellatio, male full rear nudity, deep cleavage, female full frontal nudity, middle aged man ...
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Rooms for Tourists (2004)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Five city girls must spend the night in an isolated town within the province of Buenos Aires, where they will find out more than what the flesh and bone can stand: the most violent side of local hospitality.
Style: surprise ending, slasher
Plot: axe, booby trap, stabbed in the neck, religion, mutilation, stabbed in the stomach, train, shotgun, dismemberment, bloodbath, dead child, argentine ...
Place: argentina
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Le Ciel sur la tête (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Nothing gets by Simone, even though she's blind. An adorable, incredibly precocious ten-year-old girl, Simone sets herself the task of coping with (and sometimes manipulating) the many offbeat charact... read more ers that surround her- ...
Plot: aviator, artist, crash landing, dancing, communist, housewife, priest, church, blindness, husband wife relationship, small town, commitment ...
Place: quebec
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El Patrón: Anatomy of a Crime (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Argentina, Venezuela
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This incredibly disturbing story follows the exploitation of an apprentice butcher, Hermógenes, and his trial after he murders his boss in broad daylight. Hermógenes, a farmhand from northern Argentina, relocates to Buenos Aires in search of a ...
Style: social realism, disturbing, suspense, captivating, tense ...
Plot: violence, exploitation, employer employee relationship, cruelty, murder, poverty, working class, immigrants, slaughterhouse, life is a bitch, society, dishonesty ...
Place: argentina, south america
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Blessed by Fire (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Argentine film about the experiences of conscripts in the Falklands War.
Style: emotional, serious, disturbing, captivating, gloomy ...
Plot: friendship, life is a bitch, military, politics, sadness, falklands war, survival, violence, danger, couple relations, wartime life, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: argentina, latin america
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Pizza, Beer, and Cigarettes (1998)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Argentina
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A couple of friends work for a taxi driver to rob his passengers, but they feel like they're getting ripped off. They decide to plan their own robberies, but they are amateurs and things don't go too well. One of the youths, Cordoba, whose ...
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: gang, heist, pregnancy, teenage life, city life, urban ghetto, kids in trouble, crimes, criminal heroes, juvenile delinquency, crime gone awry, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: argentina, latin america, buenos aires argentina, uruguay
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Bolivia (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Netherlands
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A Bolivian immigrant working illegally as a cook in a small restaurant in Buenos Aires suffers abuse and discrimination from its customers.
Style: atmospheric, rough, gloomy, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: immigrants, unemployment, racism, bar, restaurant, cafe, down on your luck, culture clash, life is a bitch, social misfits, misfit, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: bolivia, latin america, argentina, buenos aires argentina
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Sisters (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Brazil, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Argentinian sisters Elena and Natalia, who were separated, meet again in Texas in 1984.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, entertaining ...
Plot: reunion, family relations, estrangement, betrayal, on the run, prodigy, love and romance, survival, teenage life, mentally unstable, supportive spouse, couple relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: argentina, spain, texas
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It All Started by Chance (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A middle class couple crisis. A love story between a young blue collar guy an a Philippine girl. The lives of four people get closer in nowadays Rome.
Plot: prejudice, filipino, thirty something, plumber, male female relationship, satire, marriage, storytelling, journalist, nanny, song, husband wife relationship ...
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Cold Sweat (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Mexico
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A young man searching for his missing girlfriend. An unconditional friend willing to do anything to uncover the truth. An investigation that culminates in an old house. Inside await two brutal murderers, armed with twenty-five boxes of explosives ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, psychological, captivating ...
Plot: danger, crimes, torture, violence, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, old house, explosive, murder, psychopath, maniac, uncover truth, save the day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina
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Spy Game (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Japan, France, UK
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Veteran spy Nathan Muir is on the verge of retiring from the CIA when he learns that his one-time protégé and close friend, Tom Bishop, is a political prisoner sentenced to die in Beijing. Although their friendship has been marred by bad blood and ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, suspense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, spy, espionage, mentor, working undercover, rescue, undercover, bribery, political corruption, government agency, danger, secret agents ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 90s, 1990s
Place: china, langley virginia, middle east, germany, hong kong ...
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Love Ranch (2010)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Story of a couple that starts the first legal brothel in Nevada and a boxer they own a piece of.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, sexual, sexy ...
Plot: brothel, prostitute, lifestyle, family problems, dishonesty, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, workplace, pimp, couples, infidelity, love affair ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976
Place: nevada, las vegas, usa
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The Secret in Their Eyes (2009)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A retired legal counselor writes a novel hoping to find closure for one of his past unresolved homicide cases and for his unreciprocated love with his superior - both of which still haunt him decades later.
Style: suspense, tense, twists and turns, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: investigation, investigator, murder, rape, secret, haunted by the past, search, police, evidence, lawyer, justice, suspect ...
Time: 70s, 90s, 20th century, year 1974, 2000s
Place: argentina, latin america, harvard university, south america, buenos aires argentina
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Nine Queens (2000)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 114 min.
Story: An Argentinian crime drama revolving around a sheet of rare stamps (the Nine Queens).
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, clever, tense, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cheating, scam, forgery, thief, police, partner, plot twist, swindle, crimes, crime, crime gone awry, manipulation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: argentina, venezuela, latin america, italy, buenos aires argentina ...
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Don't Die Without Telling Me Where You're Going (1995)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Argentina
Duration: 130 min.
Story: It is the fantastic story of Leopoldo, a lonely film projectionist who has invented a machine to record his dreams. Through a series of odd events, Leopoldo discovers that he is the reincarnation of one of the inventors of cinema, and that a woman ...
Style: serious, offbeat, atmospheric
Audience: date night
Plot: obsession, reincarnation, supernatural, love and romance, unfulfillment, romance, couple relations, haunted by the past, true love, human nature, impossible love, fall in love ...
Place: latin america, argentina, colombia
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A Place in the World (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain, Uruguay
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Mario and Ana, in voluntary exile from Buenos Aires, live in a remote Argentine valley with their 12-year-old son Ernesto. Mario runs a school and a wool cooperative; Ana, a doctor, heads a clinic with Nelda, a progressive nun. Into this idealistic ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, sincere, sentimental ...
Plot: village life, idealism, countryside, coming of age, nun, family relations, geologist, family in crisis, farm, social relations, power relations, society ...
Time: 90s, 70s
Place: argentina, latin america, brazil, rome italy, buenos aires argentina ...
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The Official Story (1985)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Argentina
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After the end of the Dirty War, a high school teacher sets out to find out who the mother of her adopted daughter is.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, sincere, disturbing, emotional ...
Plot: adoption, politics, family relations, uncover truth, society, parents and children, political unrest, haunted by the past, state affairs, missing person, secret, adopted daughter ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: argentina, latin america, buenos aires argentina, bolivia, spain
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The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse (1962)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Karl from Germany and Marcelo from France emigrated to Argentina and became brothers-in-law. Karl soon returned to Germany to serve in the army. Marcelo and his children Julio and Chichi became Argentinean citizens but later returned to Paris. Karl ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, psychological
Plot: world war two, resistance, family relations, death, wartime life, military, manhood, politics, society, life is a bitch, state affairs, heroic mission ...
Time: 1930s, year 1939, year 1938, 1940s
Place: argentina, france, paris france, europe, latin america ...
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The Class (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Teacher and novelist François Bégaudeau plays a version of himself as he negotiates a year with his racially mixed students from a tough Parisian neighborhood.
Style: sincere, psychological, melancholic, intellectual, talky ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: teachers and students, teacher, school, school life, workplace, self discovery, social relations, interracial relations, society, teenage life, french, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france, france, europe, morocco, caribbean ...
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Che Guevara (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When he is captured in Bolivia, the "Che" is conducted to prission, when he remembers his life facts, the revolution and the women.
Style: captivating, uplifting, realistic, disturbing, serious ...
Plot: leadership, revolution, rebellion, politics, injustice, righting the wronged, fighting the system, folk hero, escapades, state affairs, hopes, rebelliousness ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 20th century, 1960s, 1950s ...
Place: bolivia, havana cuba, latin america, argentina, cuba ...
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The Brothers Bloom (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The Brothers Bloom are the best con men in the world, swindling millionaires with complex scenarios of lust and intrigue. Now they've decided to take on one last job – showing a beautiful and eccentric heiress the time of her life with a ...
Style: twists and turns, semi serious, realistic, witty, clever ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, fall in love, crime gone awry, cons and scams, dishonesty, escapades, crimes, partners, family relations, love and romance, disorder, partners in crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, st. petersburg russia, prague, montenegro, tokyo ...
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The German Doctor (2013)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain, Norway, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Patagonia, 1960. A German physician meets an Argentinean family and follows them on the long desert road to Bariloche where Eva, Enzo and their three children are going to open a lodging house by the Nahuel Huapi lake. This model family reawakens ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, tense, suspense ...
Plot: war criminal, doctor, wanted, family relations, hidden identity, on the run, mysterious character, family life, dishonesty, death, small community, coming of age ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 50s, 1960s, year 1960
Place: argentina, latin america, south america, patagonia
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The Appeared (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: Sweden, Argentina, Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: One night Malena and Pablo, a sister and brother traveling together in Argentina, discover a diary that details crimes committed twenty years ago.
Style: scary, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, kidnapping, ghost, supernatural ability, politics, on the road, woman in danger, haunted by the past, supernatural, serial killer, crimes, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2001
Place: argentina, barcelona, barcelona spain, buenos aires argentina
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